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Driving Safe …

What to do after an accident
If you are in an accident, first make sure no one in the car is injured. Next, check on the passengers in the other vehicle, pedestrians and anyone else nearby to make sure they are OK. Then do these five things:
Stay at the scene
Leaving can result in legal consequences, like fines or additional violations.
Call local police immediately
They will dispatch an officer and medical personnel to the scene of the accident. Once they arrive, wait for them to complete an accident report.
Stay in the car
If you are on a busy highway, stay inside the car and wait for the police or an ambulance. It is dangerous if passengers stand on the road with lots of traffic.
Stay calm
Don’t get into an argument or a fight with the other driver. Simply exchange contact and insurance information. If possible, also get the name and phone numbers of witnesses.
Contact your insurance provider
Call your insurance provider to report the claim. Your agent will ask you for any paperwork you receive about the accident and will give you important information on getting your car fixed.